Our Bachelor of Arts program in atmospheric and oceanic studies (ATOC) gives students an in-depth understanding of the physical basis for the role of the atmosphere and oceans in Earth's climate system. Students gain hands-on learning in our internationally recognized department, known around the world for its research, education and leadership in Earth and space sciences.
Understand influences on the ocean, climate and global climate change
Learn from some of the leaders in the field, gaining a hands-on, interactive education
Build quantitative problem-solving skills through data analysis, observations and modeling
ATOC students are adept in graphical literacy, investigative thinking, societal relevance, and knowledge of the physical processes of weather and climate.